Monday 3rd May 2021
PETER IS DETERMINED TO REACH SIMON Unaware that Simon has given their address to Peter Nick and Leanne are convinced that they are safe. Meanwhile having been told about Peter being discharged Harvey’s heavies watch Carla and Peter meet in the car park and see Peter show Carla the address of the hide out and follow them. Is the game up for Nick and Leanne?
ABI FEARS HER WEDDING IS CURSED Abi assures Kevin that nothing will spoil their day despite him falling out with Tyrone but her day goes from bad to worse with a series of setbacks sending her stress levels through the roof.
ROY OFFERS SEB SOME ADVICE As Nina and Seb scour the internet for a suitable necklace for Abi on her wedding day, Seb makes a light hearted comment about buying her an engagement ring. Roy’s troubled.
ELSEWHERE When Asha suggests another evening in with a box set, Corey’s unimpressed and announces he’s off out to meet his mates. Corey meets up with Kelly in Speed Daal. Nina watches as they openly flirt with each other.
Monday 3rd May 2021
WILL SHARON FINALLY LOCATE LEANNE At the hideout, Nick reassures Leanne and Simon that once Harvey has been sentenced, they’ll be free to return home. Sharon calls at No.1 with flowers for Peter and manages to get Carla’s phone, having found the address of the hideout, Sharon slips the phone back in Carla’s bag and leaves. Carla remains oblivious. Sharon calls Harvey’s heavy with the address and orders him to head over there sharpish.
ASHA BEGINS TO DOUBT COREY Summer and Eli join Corey and Kelly in Speed Daal. When Corey and Kelly unashamedly flirt with each other, Summer feels uncomfortable and points out Asha wouldn’t like it. Nina tentatively mentions to Asha that she saw Corey openly flirting with Kelly in Speed Daal. How will she react?
NINA IS SURPRISED BY ROY’S ADVICE Seb suggests to Nina that perhaps they’ve taken things too quickly and he should move back out. Nina’s taken aback and questions his feelings.
ELSEWHERE Tyrone calls at the garage and tells Kevin that he will be his best man after all.
Wednesday 5th May 2021
SEB AND NINA FACE A BARRAGE OF HATE It’s the day of the Hen and Stag parties, Sally has arranged dinner at the bistro for the hens whilst Kevin’s stags are heading for Speed Daal. Seb is delighted when his mum asks him to give her away and presents her with the necklace. In the bistro Abi tells her friends that she has never felt so happy.
Over at the flat Corey tells Asha he is going out again and heads out to meet his mate Eli who pulls up in a stolen car, desperate not to let him down Asha jumps in the car along with Kelly and Summer. Stopping at some wasteland they get out the beer and turn up the music. Asha and Summer are horrified to discover the car is stolen and as Kelly berates them Corey joins in. Devastated Asha heads home, meeting Amy on her way back to the street.
A loved up Nina and Seb are walking along the canal when they come across the gang. When drunken Eli and Corey start making nasty jibes at Nina, Summer becomes uneasy and heads home. Egged on by Eli, Kelly slaps Nina across the face. As Seb and Nina hurry away, the gang gives chase and they find themselves subject to an unprovoked and vicious attack.
Wednesday 5th May 2021
ABI AND ROY FACE THE WORST NEWS The stags and hens continue their celebrations oblivious to what has gone on until the police arrive on the street to break the devastating news that Nina and Seb have been attacked. In the hospital, the nurse explains to Roy how Nina sustained several blows to her head and is currently undergoing an operation. As a horrified Abi takes in the extent of Seb’s injuries, the doctor assures her they’re doing everything they can and they’re hopeful he’ll make a full recovery.
THE GANG CLOSE RANKS Kelly returns home and does her best to mask her terror. Realising she’s drunk, Imran and Toyah tear a strip off her and order her to knuckle down. Asha returns home from Amy’s to find Corey already there. Corey lies, making out he’s been home ages and was worried about her. Aadi calls at Asha and Corey’s flat and tells them how somebody beat up Seb and Nina and they’re now in hospital. Asha reels whilst Corey acts shocked.
Friday 7th May 2021
ABI DEMANDS ANSWERS The doctor explains to Abi that they’re going to run some tests on Seb. Worried sick, Abi asks Kevin to cancel their wedding. As Kevin hurries out, Abi listens to the voice message Seb left shortly before he was attacked. An emotional Abi tells Seb how much she loves him as he’s wheeled away for his scan. Nina regains consciousness and tells Roy and Abi that all she can remember of the evening was seeing Corey and his mates. Spotting Corey and Asha outside their flat, Abi steams over demanding some answers.
SUMMER AND ASHA ARE IN THE DARK Corey covers his tracks telling Kelly to say nothing, hearing Summer is suspicious he tells her to keep quiet, threatening that he will tell Billy she was in a stolen car. Asha is shocked by the attack oblivious to Kelly and Corey’s involvement.
Friday 7th May 2021
COREY COVERS HIS TRACKS Corey assures Abi that he knows nothing about the attack and he’s as shocked as she is. When he makes out that he’s always got on well with Nina, Asha’s perplexed. Corey swears to Asha that he’s entirely innocent but it would be best if she tells the police that he was with her all evening. Asha’s unease is palpable. What will she do?
NINA STRUGGLES TO REMEMBER THE ATTACK The police question Nina. Nina recalls how she and Seb went for a walk and came across Corey and Kelly, but she struggles to remember anything about the attack.
ABI WAITS FOR NEWS ON SEB The doctor tells Abi that Seb’s tests were inconclusive so they’re going to repeat them. Abi does her best to remain positive.
- Adam Hussain as Aadi Alahan
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
- Alison King as Carla Barlow
- Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
- Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
- Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
- Helen Sheals as Nurse
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Jowanna Rose as Doctor
- Kyran Bowes as Jack Webster
- Liam Scholes as Eli Higginson
- Maximus Evans as Corey Brent
- Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
- Millie Gibson as Kelly Neelan
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Ruxandra Porojnicu as Alina Pop
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Steven Blades as Heavy
- Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
- Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
- Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan
- Tracie Bennett as Sharon Bentley
- Vicky Myers as DS Swain
- Will Mellor as Harvey Gaskell